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The Final Week

Much to my horror, it has begun.  My last week in the UK has begun.

To say I’m not ready would be an understatement.  I don’t want to leave the UK, and I particularly don’t want to leave Edinburgh, the city that has well and truly captured my heart.   353 more words


Going Home

Those who’ve followed this blog for a while will probably be aware that since 2010 I’ve been living and studying in and around the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. 264 more words

Is the GWPF 'avin a larf - again?

I’ve been doing quite a lot of cycling during our holiday, and today cycled over Duke’s Pass (a classic Scottish cycling route, apparently) and then cycled back around the Loch on the banks of which we’re staying. 540 more words

Climate Change

Cultural Careers

In March I gave a talk at the Creative and Cultural Careers Festival run by the University of Edinburgh Careers Department. They have just posted a film of me talking about my work to their You Tube channel. 32 more words

Practical Guides for New Students: Healthcare

Arriving in a new country can be a very busy time and there are a lot of changes to go through.  For example, there are differences in food, weather and customs to cope with.  955 more words


University of Edinburgh: New College Library

Tuesday July 14 we visited the New College Library at the University of Edinburgh’s School of Divinity. The librarian prepared a packet of information for each one of us about the history of New College including information about the building and the collections. 337 more words